The first table below looks at the demand for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 291 228 189
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -39
Contract jobs citing XHTML 310 408 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.88% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.25% 3.08% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 234 327
Average daily rate
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£348 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 14
Average hourly rate £39.00 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £13.90 £14.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £29.68 £38.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+62.00% -16.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13762 13268 14024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.87% 28.48% 26.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8997 8612 8708
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 271 343
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
XHTML
UK

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in England

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XHTML across the England region.

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in England

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in England

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the England region.

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in England

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -32 138 £375 +7.14% 44
South East -64 37 £333 +2.30% 32
North West -18 36 £325 -7.14% 20
Yorkshire +26 29 £164 -41.51% 24
East of England -43 25 £375 +20.00% 9
West Midlands -8 17 £325 - 11
South West -27 16 £308 +2.50% 17
East Midlands -5 11 £360 +30.90% 22
North East - - - - 12
XHTML
UK

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML.

1 692 (100.00%) HTML
2 631 (91.18%) CSS
3 588 (84.97%) JavaScript
4 268 (38.73%) jQuery
5 264 (38.15%) HTML5
6 250 (36.13%) XML
7 233 (33.67%) Ajax
8 183 (26.45%) CSS3
9 176 (25.43%) Java
10 153 (22.11%) C#
11 152 (21.97%) .NET
12 148 (21.39%) OO
13 145 (20.95%) PHP
14 143 (20.66%) E-Commerce
15 133 (19.22%) MVC
16 128 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
17 123 (17.77%) SQL
18 119 (17.20%) ASP.NET
19 115 (16.62%) JSP
20 114 (16.47%) SQL Server
21 109 (15.75%) Web Services
21 109 (15.75%) CMS
22 108 (15.61%) W3C
23 107 (15.46%) Photoshop
23 107 (15.46%) TDD
24 104 (15.03%) MySQL
25 98 (14.16%) XSLT
26 95 (13.73%) Web Development
27 94 (13.58%) Linux
28 89 (12.86%) Subversion

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 109 (15.75%) CMS
2 47 (6.79%) Apache
3 34 (4.91%) Umbraco
4 27 (3.90%) IIS
5 26 (3.76%) SharePoint
6 24 (3.47%) WebSphere
7 23 (3.32%) WordPress
8 22 (3.18%) Node.js
9 19 (2.75%) Drupal
10 12 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
10 12 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
10 12 (1.73%) Adobe CQ
11 11 (1.59%) Tomcat
11 11 (1.59%) MQSeries
12 8 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (0.87%) ColdFusion
13 6 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.87%) Alfresco
14 5 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.72%) TeamSite
Applications
1 107 (15.46%) Photoshop
2 53 (7.66%) Adobe Illustrator
3 35 (5.06%) MS Excel
4 12 (1.73%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.72%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.58%) GIMP
7 4 (0.58%) MS Office
7 4 (0.58%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.43%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.43%) InDesign
8 3 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.29%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (2.46%) Google Analytics
2 13 (1.88%) Magento
3 12 (1.73%) Tridion
4 8 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.72%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.14%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.87%) Force.com
1 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (0.87%) SaaS
2 5 (0.72%) GitHub
3 4 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.14%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 39 (5.64%) Internet
2 18 (2.60%) Intranet
3 17 (2.46%) HTTP
4 9 (1.30%) FTP
5 7 (1.01%) Extranet
6 3 (0.43%) SSL
7 2 (0.29%) SSH
8 1 (0.14%) Firewall
8 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.14%) IPsec
8 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.14%) LDAP
8 1 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (16.47%) SQL Server
2 104 (15.03%) MySQL
3 59 (8.53%) Relational Database
4 26 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (2.89%) RDBMS
6 19 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (1.73%) DB2
8 11 (1.59%) NoSQL
9 10 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (1.16%) Ingres
12 7 (1.01%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.87%) Star Schema
14 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.58%) Oracle Database
16 3 (0.43%) MS Access
16 3 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
17 2 (0.29%) Redis
18 1 (0.14%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 89 (12.86%) Subversion
2 87 (12.57%) Git (software)
3 44 (6.36%) Mercurial
4 33 (4.77%) Visual Studio
5 30 (4.34%) Ant
6 28 (4.05%) Dreamweaver
7 26 (3.76%) Eclipse
8 24 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 23 (3.32%) Grunt
10 22 (3.18%) Jenkins
11 18 (2.60%) TeamCity
11 18 (2.60%) Jasmine
12 16 (2.31%) Kiln
13 14 (2.02%) JUnit
14 12 (1.73%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 11 (1.59%) Log4j
16 10 (1.45%) JIRA
16 10 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
17 9 (1.30%) Firebug
17 9 (1.30%) Axure RP
General
1 67 (9.68%) Finance
2 63 (9.10%) Retail
3 43 (6.21%) Manufacturing
4 34 (4.91%) Marketing
5 24 (3.47%) Publishing
6 21 (3.03%) Legal
7 15 (2.17%) Banking
8 13 (1.88%) Advertising
9 12 (1.73%) Back Office
10 10 (1.45%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.30%) Games
12 4 (0.58%) Electronics
13 3 (0.43%) Law
13 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.14%) French Language
15 1 (0.14%) Local Government
15 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 580 (83.82%) Developer
2 188 (27.17%) Front-End Developer
3 95 (13.73%) Web Developer
4 60 (8.67%) Designer
5 55 (7.95%) .NET Developer
6 52 (7.51%) Senior Developer
7 50 (7.23%) Java Developer
8 43 (6.21%) PHP Developer
9 42 (6.07%) JavaScript Developer
10 38 (5.49%) Analyst
11 37 (5.35%) Web Designer
12 35 (5.06%) C# Developer
13 28 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
14 25 (3.61%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 21 (3.03%) Front-End Web Developer
16 19 (2.75%) UI Developer
17 17 (2.46%) Software Developer
18 15 (2.17%) ASP.NET Developer
18 15 (2.17%) LAMP Developer
19 14 (2.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 692 (100.00%) HTML
2 631 (91.18%) CSS
3 268 (38.73%) jQuery
4 264 (38.15%) HTML5
5 250 (36.13%) XML
6 233 (33.67%) Ajax
7 183 (26.45%) CSS3
8 152 (21.97%) .NET
9 119 (17.20%) ASP.NET
10 115 (16.62%) JSP
11 109 (15.75%) Web Services
12 98 (14.16%) XSLT
13 73 (10.55%) JSTL
14 60 (8.67%) JSON
15 55 (7.95%) .NET Framework
16 53 (7.66%) Semantic HTML
17 52 (7.51%) ASP.NET MVC
18 45 (6.50%) AngularJS
19 41 (5.92%) J2EE
20 38 (5.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 108 (15.61%) W3C
2 50 (7.23%) Open Source
3 25 (3.61%) Mobile App
4 22 (3.18%) Web 2.0
5 20 (2.89%) Graphic Design
6 18 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.31%) Animation
8 14 (2.02%) Data Conversion
9 10 (1.45%) Digital Media
10 8 (1.16%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.01%) Social Media
12 6 (0.87%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.72%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.72%) Visualisation
14 4 (0.58%) IPTV
14 4 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.43%) Blackberry
15 3 (0.43%) DTV
15 3 (0.43%) Telematics
15 3 (0.43%) WURFL
Operating Systems
1 94 (13.58%) Linux
2 66 (9.54%) UNIX
3 49 (7.08%) Windows
4 24 (3.47%) Solaris
5 22 (3.18%) Android
6 19 (2.75%) Apple iOS
7 16 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (1.73%) Mac OS X
10 11 (1.59%) HPUX
10 11 (1.59%) Ubuntu
11 7 (1.01%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.72%) Fedora
13 3 (0.43%) BlackBerry OS
13 3 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.43%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.14%) Debian
14 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (21.39%) OO
2 143 (20.66%) E-Commerce
3 133 (19.22%) MVC
4 128 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
5 107 (15.46%) TDD
6 95 (13.73%) Web Development
7 88 (12.72%) Scrum
8 80 (11.56%) Responsive Web Design
9 76 (10.98%) Content Management
10 69 (9.97%) Web Design
10 69 (9.97%) SEO
11 49 (7.08%) Continuous Integration
12 48 (6.94%) OOP
13 46 (6.65%) Unit Testing
14 34 (4.91%) Analytics
15 31 (4.48%) Web Accessibility
15 31 (4.48%) BDD
15 31 (4.48%) SOA
16 28 (4.05%) Project Management
17 26 (3.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 588 (84.97%) JavaScript
2 176 (25.43%) Java
3 153 (22.11%) C#
4 145 (20.95%) PHP
5 123 (17.77%) SQL
6 42 (6.07%) Python
7 33 (4.77%) PHP5
8 29 (4.19%) Ruby
9 24 (3.47%) Perl
10 19 (2.75%) VBA
11 18 (2.60%) C++
12 16 (2.31%) XPath
13 15 (2.17%) Bash Shell
14 14 (2.02%) Scala
15 13 (1.88%) PL/SQL
16 11 (1.59%) T-SQL
17 10 (1.45%) VB.NET
17 10 (1.45%) ActionScript
18 9 (1.30%) Shell Script
19 8 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (6.21%) Degree
2 26 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.18%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.43%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.14%) MCP
6 1 (0.14%) HND
6 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.89%) QA
2 10 (1.45%) ISO 9001
2 10 (1.45%) WCAG
3 7 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.58%) SLA
5 3 (0.43%) WAI
5 3 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.29%) Section 508
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.14%) Varnish
2 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (1.59%) Nagios
2 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 71 (10.26%) Adobe
2 51 (7.37%) Microsoft
3 37 (5.35%) Oracle
4 24 (3.47%) Sitecore
5 21 (3.03%) Google
5 21 (3.03%) IBM
6 19 (2.75%) Zend
7 14 (2.02%) Interwoven
7 14 (2.02%) Twitter
8 13 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (1.73%) FatWire
9 12 (1.73%) Venda
10 11 (1.59%) Elastic Path
10 11 (1.59%) Blue Martini
10 11 (1.59%) ATG
11 10 (1.45%) Facebook
12 8 (1.16%) Serena
13 7 (1.01%) JBoss
14 6 (0.87%) SAP
15 4 (0.58%) Sybase
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £150 to £170 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £400 - £401 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Loughborough
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £neg on experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Loughborough
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Basingstoke
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 26 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 26 days ago
Central London / West End
Bite Consulting
Posted: 26 days ago
Loughborough
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 27 days ago